A shot of a meteor shower snapped just north of Masterton. PHOTO/SEAN HERBERT

Shooting stars

By Emily Norman Emily.norman@age.co.nz The journey into photography hasn’t been an easy one for Wairarapa’s Sean Herbert. It wasn’t until he was bedridden in hospital diagnosed with Crohn’s disease, a chronic inflammatory disease of the intestines, that he began to... read more
Wide angle of whole fair. PHOTO/JADE CVETKOV

Country fair fun

By Beckie Wilson beckie.wilson@age.co.nz The 19th annual Mauriceville Country fair was blessed with fine fair weather on Sunday. The Clarke Memorial Domain was packed with people out to enjoy a Sunday afternoon. And the combination of good music, great stalls and... read more